If you’re actively searching for jobs, there’s a chance you have some job interviews lined up in the future. An interview is the most crucial step in the hiring process. Your answers will help the interviewer understand your thought process, industry knowledge and whether you are a strong candidate and a good fit for their… Read More »
8 Ways to Reenter the Workforce Prepared and Worry Free!
We’ve heard the saying a lot: We are living in unprecedented times. Since most of the general population has not seen a global pandemic as serious as the COVID-19, with business closures and lay-offs, the world may seem a little scary right now. But there is a light at the end of the tunnel! Soon… Read More »
Maneuvering Your Job Search Through COVID-19
Right now times are very uncertain, very stressful and even a bit frightening. The COVID-19 outbreak has not only caused a health crisis but an economic crisis, as well. In a matter of days, millions of people found themselves suddenly out of work. Millions more are weeks or even days away from losing their jobs,… Read More »
Learn How Working a Temp-to-Hire Position Can Benefit Your Career
If you are looking for a full-time job, landing a temporary position may not seem ideal. However, this type of role offers lots of opportunities. Here’s how working a temp-to-hire position can benefit your career. Try Out Different Jobs You may know someone who landed their dream job only to discover it wasn’t so dreamy.… Read More »
5 Tips For Breaking Out of a Job-Search Rut
When you started job hunting, you were full of enthusiasm and excitement. But despite your best efforts, you seem to be going NOWHERE. Don’t give up! Use these tips to break out of a job-search rut. 1. Switch Things Up Often ruts happen when we keep doing the same things even when they aren’t producing… Read More »
Looking for an Entry-Level Job? Try Working with a Staffing Agency!
Searching for an entry-level job can be harder than it seems. If you are struggling to find the right position, partnering with a staffing agency may give you the boost you need. Here are seven top reasons to consider this option. Find More Jobs Many employers hire mostly or exclusively through staffing services, and as… Read More »
7 Tips for Working With a Recruiter
Maybe you are thinking about using a recruiter for your job search? Or, maybe a recruiter reached out and asked to work with you? Either way, these tips will allow you to make the most of the relationship. Define Your Objectives The first step is to know what you want. Simply saying, “I want to… Read More »
Are You Thinking of Transitioning to a Career in Nursing?
Maybe you dreamed of being a nurse but found yourself in a different career. Or, maybe something recently sparked your interest in the medical field. Either way, you may be wondering, “Should I transition into nursing?” Reasons to Become a Nurse Great Job Prospects According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the 2016 to 2026… Read More »
Getting the Most Out of Working with an Employment Agency
Using a staffing service to find a job can give you an edge over the competition, but you must take advantage of the opportunity. Use these five tips to make your employment search more successful. Choose the Right Staffing Service First, to ensure you are treated fairly, find an agency associated with the American Staffing… Read More »
How to Answer the Question “Why Did You Leave Your Last Job?”
Be prepared. If you left your last job, chances are an interviewer is going to ask, “Why?” Here are seven tips for approaching this dreaded question. Tell the Truth – Between background and reference checks, your interviewer is likely to uncover the whole story. It’s better if the answer comes from you. Don’t Avoid the… Read More »